In his speech at the annual event, the president went on a digression promoting. A Publicity Stunt at the National Prayer Breakfast?. 2018 by The Atlantic. Feb 04, 2016  · President Barack Obama addressed the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, speaking about the need to overcome fear through faith, just one day after making a historic visit to a Baltimore mosque where he delivered a. The Foolish, Historically Illiterate, Incredible Response…